Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
347 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...DRY WEATHER WILL RETURN TODAY AS HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDS FROM THE WEST AND LOW PRESSURE EXITS TO OUR SOUTH. A WEAK
FRONT WILL APPROACH THE COAST ON WEDNESDAY BRINGING MOSTLY CLOUD
COVER AND PERHAPS SOME LIGHT SHOWERS WEDNESDAY NIGHT. DRY WEATHER
AND CLEARER SKIES WILL RETURN TOWARD THE END OF THE WEEK AS A
STRONG RIDGE BUILDS OVER THE REGION. THE RIDGE WILL HOLD THROUGH
THE WEEKEND AND PRODUCE A GRADUAL WARM UP. A FRONT WILL APPROACH
THE COAST AROUND TUESDAY NEXT WEEK FOR OUR NEXT CHANCE OF RAIN.


CAZ201-250230-
NORTH COAST-
347 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...46-54.
* MIN HUMIDITY...61-71 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...30-38.
* MAX HUMIDITY...91-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3600 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTHEAST 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE
                         EVENING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...45-53.
* MIN HUMIDITY...66-77 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2700 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ202-250230-
COASTAL MENDOCINO-
347 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS
  IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...48-56.
* MIN HUMIDITY...63-73 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...34-42.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......NORTH WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                         AFTER MIDNIGHT.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...47-55.
* MIN HUMIDITY...66-76 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 2200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ203-204-250230-
UPPER SMITH-LOWER MIDDLE KLAMATH-
347 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FREEZING
  FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...39-49.
* MIN HUMIDITY...55-70 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2500 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...24-32.
* MAX HUMIDITY...90-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
  AFTERNOON.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...37-47.
* MIN HUMIDITY...51-66 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2500 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$

CAZ211-212-250230-
HOOPA-VAN DUZEN/MAD RIVER-
347 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FREEZING
  FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...41-50.
* MIN HUMIDITY...57-68 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2700 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                         MORNING...BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4
                         MPH.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                         VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...25-33.
* MAX HUMIDITY...93-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3700 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY
  FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...40-50.
* MIN HUMIDITY...56-71 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2800 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 5
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ276-250230-
INTERIOR MENDOCINO-
347 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS
  IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...46-54.
* MIN HUMIDITY...59-69 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...28-36.
* MAX HUMIDITY...92-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...ABOVE 4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...46-54.
* MIN HUMIDITY...61-73 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
    RIDGES...............SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.


$$

CAZ283-250230-
TRINITY-
347 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY. PATCHY FREEZING
  FOG IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...34-44.
* MIN HUMIDITY...54-69 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...19-27.
* MAX HUMIDITY...88-100 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3300 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...34-44.
* MIN HUMIDITY...52-62 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2400 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......LIGHT WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 5
                         MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.


$$

CAZ277-250230-
W MENDOCINO NF/E MENDOCINO UNIT-
347 AM PST TUE JAN 24 2017

.TODAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS
  AND SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...38-48.
* MIN HUMIDITY...57-67 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...2700 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH...SHIFTING TO THE
                         NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...
* SKY/WEATHER...MOSTLY CLEAR.
* MIN TEMPERATURE...23-31.
* MAX HUMIDITY...89-99 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...4000 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 1 TO 3 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...
* SKY/WEATHER...SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
* MAX TEMPERATURE...38-48.
* MIN HUMIDITY...55-68 PERCENT.
* SNOW LEVEL...3200 FEET.
* 20-FOOT WINDS...
    VALLEYS/SLOPES.......UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING
                         SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
    RIDGES...............VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                         TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.


$$


.EXTENDED FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA COAST...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 50S.

...NORTHWEST CALIFORNIA INTERIOR...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SNOW SHOWERS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S. WINDS GENERALLY LESS
THAN 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
40S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
50S.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
50S.

.6 TO 10 DAY OUTLOOK...SUNDAY JANUARY 29 THROUGH THURSDAY FEBRUARY 2, 2017...
FOR NW CALIF...ABOVE NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION.

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